Extended Education

Agile Product Planning Training

Organization

Pichler Consulting Limited

Trainer

  • Course

    Date: 17 October, 2014
    Location: London, United Kingdom

    Regular Price: £700 plus VAT
    Early Price: £600 plus VAT expires 29 August, 2014

    This training course teaches powerful agile product management practices: Developing an effective agile product strategy and a compelling agile product roadmap. It is ideal for product owners who want to learn more about the strategic work that precedes and complements the product backlog, and for product managers who would like to understand how a product strategy and roadmap are best created and managed in an agile context. This training integrates Lean Startup, Business Model Generation and Scrum concepts with Roman's techniques and tools.

    “Roman’s course was the most valuable professional training I have participated in for quite a while. Very insightful, practical, thought provoking, and relevant to becoming an effective product owner,” says Wolfgang Hilpert, Senior VP and Head of Product Management at SAP AG.

    This course is also available for onsite delivery. For more details, please contact Pichler Consulting.

  • Details

    Date: 17 October, 2014
    Location: London, United Kingdom

    Venue:
    15Hatfields
    15 Hatfields
    London, SE1 8DJ United Kingdom
    http://www.15hatfields.com/

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    Regular Price: £700 plus VAT
    Early Price: £600 plus VAT expires 29 August, 2014

    Notes

    The course starts at 9 am and finishes at 5.00 pm.

    Prerequisites:

    The participants should have a working knowledge of product management and an agile method such as Scrum or Kanban. If you are new to agile, you will find Roman’s Certified Scrum Product Owner course and his book Agile Product Management with Scrum a great preparation.

  • Agenda

    Agenda

    Overview

    • Agile vs. traditional product planning
    • Strategic product planning and the role of the product manager/owner

    Vision and Product Strategy

    • The elements of an effective product strategy: market, value proposition and business goals
    • Capturing the vision and formulating the product strategy with the Vision Board
    • Validating the product strategy and generating new market insights: Identifying the most critical assumption, and selecting the right test group and method
    • Pivot vs. persevere: Failing fast vs. refining the strategy
    • Tips for effectively analysing feedback and data and for drawing the right conclusions
    • Planning and managing the strategy work
    • Extending the Vision Board to capture the business model

    Agile Product Roadmaps

    • Benefits, common mistakes of product roadmaps; agile roadmapping challenges
    • Creating an agile product roadmap using the GO roadmap format
    • Techniques for creating an effective agile roadmap including the Minimal Marketable Product (MMP), steady innovation candence, and roadmap feasibility
    • The relationship between the product roadmap, the product strategy, and the product backlog
    • Updating the product roadmap: Small, incremental vs. big, disruptive changes; collaborative roadmapping workshops
    • Product roadmap ownership
  • Who Should Attend

    Product managers
    Product owners
    UX designers
    Product marketers
    Entrepreneurs
    Creative directors
    Business analysts
    Decision makers